Chiang Mai Map

A little Map of Memories

We all have that special place that brings back beautiful memories. For some that’s walking around the streets of Paris with a loved one, for others it’s exploring a crazy Asian city by scooter or by foot, marveling at the skyscrapers in Tokyo or getting lost along little alleys in Venice. Those memories make us…

Pimalai Resort & Spa

The 5 star Pimalai Resort & Spa

  The Pimalai Resort & Spa is the most spectacular property on Koh Lanta. Located halfway down the west coast of the island, the Pimalai blends into the tropical rain forest on a hillside, and offers stunning views of a beautiful white sand beach, the Andaman sea and Koh Haa on the horizon.

Koh Haa sunset cruise

Koh Lanta day trips with the Pimalai

If staying in a lush villa, perched on a hillside covered with the dense Thai rain forest, overlooking the Andaman sea isn’t enough of an adventure for you then the Pimalai Resort and Spa has you covered. The Pimalai has a range of Koh Lanta day trips a cut above the rest, with full day…

Anantara Chiang Mai Loy Kratong

Loy Kratong & the Festival of Lights

Thailand is known for festivals – there seems to be a different festival every month – but the two most well known festivals are Songkran (April) and Loy Kratong (November). These festivals are celebrated by everyone, and the country usually comes to a standstill for a couple of days, so holidaymakers be warned; If you…

137 Pillars House Chiang Mai

The Best hotel in southeast Asia

Earlier this year Travel + Leisure readers voted for the best resort hotels in southeast Asia, and not one, but 5 hotels from Luxurious Chiang Mai made the top 10 list! That’s a pretty amazing feat and more evidence as to why Chiang Mai should be considered a luxury destination for discerning travellers. Amazingly most…

honeymoon Thailand

7 Reasons to Honeymoon in Thailand

Why Honeymoon Thailand? When most people imagine their honeymoon they dream of white sandy beaches, crystal blue water and a luxurious hotel, complete with five star luxury, bathtubs and a screen door opening straight onto a beach. A chic city break with culture, fine dining and sunset cocktails overlooking city skylines. Others search for adventure,…

Koh Chang beach Thailand

When is the best time to visit Thailand?

Thailand is known as a great holiday destination (especially for honeymoons) but why? Is it the beautiful beaches, natural untouched jungles, welcoming people, unique handicrafts or the value for money you get vacation-ing here? Thailand does have all those options but perhaps the most important thing separating it from other South-East Asian countries is the…

Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai

Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai

Possibly the most magnificent and grand hotel in Chiang Mai, if not in Thailand, The Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai hotel spans over 60 acres of rice paddies and manicured gardens, and offers one the most luxurious spas you could imagine! The Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai is for than a hotel, its an ancient city filled…